Ukraine completed spring planting campaign

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Ukrainian farmers completed spring planting campaign, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy informed.

“According to local administrations, as of June 16, farmers finished planting spring crops. In general, farmers planted 13.4 mln ha with spring crops or 95% of forecast area”, – the Ministry said.

Particularly, planted areas under spring wheat and soybean remained unchanged compared to 2021. The area under sunflower seed decreased slightly y/y and stayed at quite high level. The corn planted area decreased from 5.5 mln ha in 2021.

Farmers planted:

  • spring wheat – 191.1 thsd ha
  • spring barley – 951.4 thsd ha
  • oats – 159.3 thsd ha
  • peas – 131 thsd ha
  • buckwheat – 75.3 thsd ha
  • millet – 49.5 thsd ha
  • corn – 4.639 mln ha
  • sunflower seed – 4.702 mln ha
  • spring rapeseed – 34.1 thsd ha
  • soybean – 1.213 mln ha
  • sugar beet – 180.6 thsd ha
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